2021-2022 BudgetOn April 6, the 2021-2022 NYS budget was adopted. At its April 12 meeting, the Board of Education approved a spending plan for the 2021-2022 school year that preserves all current positions and programs/services for students. Please use the links below to access budget documents for the 2021-2022 school year.The annual budget vote and Board of Education election will take place on May 18, 2021 at the General Brown Jr./Sr. High School Gymnasium from 12:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Please contact Debbie Bennett, District Clerk, via email at email@example.com if you are eligible for an absentee ballot.Advocacy ToolkitBecome an advocate for the students in the General Brown Central School District. Click on the following link for helpful tools to assist you in advocating for our schools and our children: TOOLKITFiscal Stress Monitoring System ReportThe Office of the State Comptroller has developed a public fiscal stress monitoring system that provides feedback to school districts and community members regarding the level of fiscal stress in which the District is currently operating. To view the 2017 reports, please click on the following link:
Property Tax CapNew York State defines the tax cap as limiting a local government’s (e.g. city, town, village, various special districts and school districts) overall growth in the property tax levy to 2 percent or the rate of inflation, whichever is less. However, it isn't a 2 percent tax cap at all. It is a tax levy limit based on a complicated 8-step formula. Click on the following link to learn more: Property Tax Cap
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